Plastics historical society
This is the website of the Plastics Historical Society, a partner in the JISC Museum of Design in Plastics Digitisation Project. Along with a wealth of information about the Society and its activities, the website contains a Virtual Museum which offers a useful timeline and a variety of exhibits on horn and different types of 20th century plastics. There is a useful 'Caring for Plastics' page which may interest conservators - this can be found in the 'Experiencing Plastics' section. There are
University of Nottingham, Modern Languages and Cultures resources
Muscle Spindles Basics
A King's College Virtual Campus learning resource describing the details of the muscle spindles and the stretching and relaxing of muscles. This learning resource gives details of the muscle spindles, the spindle structure, the muscle fibres and the different ways that they respond to stretching. A short quiz is provided at the end to test the knowledge that has been gained from the resource.
National Climate Data of Federal State Tyrol, Basic Data 1989, Austria